1895, December 31 – Invitation to a Masquerade Surprise Party

Lewis is invited to a surprise party.  Read a transcript of the letter below (original misspellings & all) or click on the image links to view the actual letter. As you read the transcript of the letter click on the links to view information & images about what they are discussing.


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Envelope Front     Envelope Back      Invitation Front     Invitation Back


Transcript of letter:

Mr. Louis Hesse: –

Yourself & company are cordially invited to attend a masquerade suprise party tendered to (??) Ida Karsch Dec 31 – 1895.  Meet at (??) Lena Klode (??) at 1010 Russell Avenue at 8:30. Ladies furnish refreshments.  Committee John Burke, John Long, Geo Karsch.


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